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JANUARY 17, 2020
It’s difficult to overstate the significance of CMS’s mission. The agency’s actions affect millions of people, allocate over one trillion dollars and ultimately do much to influence America’s health. When I took on the position of Administrator, I was often advised to choose one or two areas of focus. Don’t take on too much, or you might not get anything done – so the advice went. But I perceived that the problems in American healthcare call for sweeping, not incremental, change.